(Circus) | An attractive Japanese woodblock print
[Japanese Circus Triptych]. n.p., n.d.
Woodblock print (345 x 685 mm). Three leaves conjoined, hand colored in blue, red, black, and green, calligraphy in each panel; old folds where leaves are joined, creases, some rubbing, closed tear to foot.
An attractive Japanese woodblock triptych, depicting a variety of circus acts, purchased by Ricky Jay during his first visit to Japan.
Condition as described in catalogue entry.
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